Dr. Philemon Yugi
Director, Benaphil Institute of Research and Development

I am the director, BIRD

Ms. Barbara Khavugwi Makhaya,
eLearning Systems Support Specialist

I am currently an eLearning Systems Support Specialist at BIRD. I also have extra responsibilities of a Lead Trainer and Team Leader. As Lead Trainer, my responsibilities include; identifying user needs, designing training resources, and schedule for capacity building sessions. I also work closely with the BIRD instructional designer in designing course evaluation tools for courses developed by the Subject Matter Experts (SMEs).

Mr. Peter Kiprotich,
Instructional designer and
Instructional Multimedia Specialist

I am Instructional Designer and Instructional Multimedia Specialist at BIRD with more than 6 years in researching, designing, creating, presenting, and evaluating educational materials in a wide variety of media in both eLearning and face-to-face courses. Projects and programs include production of microlearning elements.
I love detail and organization. I am a quick learner. I am quick to assess what needs to be done and I take action. I am passionate about and thrive in a culture of learning and teaching. I love challenging myself to constantly improve, and sharing my knowledge to empower others

Jeremiah Oyana Owango
Networks and Systems Administrator

I am a networks and Systems administrator at BIRD with over 10 years experience in Designing and building networks, Setting up, maintaining and monitoring servers.